The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 535 626 563
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 329 340 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 306 301 369
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £30,125
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.34%
Support Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80972 97370 103890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.63% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67790 82038 86695
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,164 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

Support Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +73 77 £25,000 +8.69% 9
North West +16 67 £22,500 +2.27% 5
London +56 53 £29,750 -0.83% 5
West Midlands +8 38 £20,000 +8.10% 6
East of England +12 31 £25,000 -9.09% 8
South West +2 28 £24,000 -14.28% 2
Yorkshire +28 24 £25,000 +6.38% 7
East Midlands -13 9 £26,000 +20.93%
North East +8 2 £23,500 +17.50%
Support Technician
UK

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 449 (72.19%) Windows
2 353 (56.75%) Active Directory
3 298 (47.91%) Microsoft
4 221 (35.53%) Windows Server
5 165 (26.53%) Windows 7
6 156 (25.08%) VMware
7 148 (23.79%) MS Exchange
8 142 (22.83%) MS Excel
9 132 (21.22%) MS Office
10 128 (20.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 118 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 113 (18.17%) TCP/IP
13 102 (16.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 93 (14.95%) Firewall
14 93 (14.95%) WAN
15 91 (14.63%) Cisco
16 90 (14.47%) ITIL
16 90 (14.47%) Hyper-V
17 89 (14.31%) Office 365
18 85 (13.67%) Citrix
19 84 (13.50%) DNS
19 84 (13.50%) Windows 8
20 83 (13.34%) LAN
21 73 (11.74%) VPN
22 71 (11.41%) Windows 10
23 70 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
24 66 (10.61%) DHCP
25 63 (10.13%) Finance
26 59 (9.49%) SQL
27 55 (8.84%) Linux

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 148 (23.79%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (4.34%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.89%) Skype for Business
6 12 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.96%) IIS
9 3 (0.48%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.16%) CMS
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 142 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 132 (21.22%) MS Office
3 8 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Line 50
1 5 (0.80%) Sage X3
2 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.48%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.16%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.16%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (14.31%) Office 365
2 18 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.77%) G Suite
3 11 (1.77%) Mimecast
4 8 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.29%) Dropbox
5 7 (1.13%) OneDrive
6 6 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (18.17%) TCP/IP
2 93 (14.95%) Firewall
2 93 (14.95%) WAN
3 84 (13.50%) DNS
4 83 (13.34%) LAN
5 73 (11.74%) VPN
6 66 (10.61%) DHCP
7 47 (7.56%) Wireless
8 39 (6.27%) VoIP
8 39 (6.27%) Wi-Fi
9 35 (5.63%) VLAN
10 26 (4.18%) Remote Desktop
11 23 (3.70%) SAN
12 22 (3.54%) Internet
13 21 (3.38%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (1.77%) Network Security
14 11 (1.77%) Skype
15 10 (1.61%) Ethernet
16 8 (1.29%) WLAN
17 7 (1.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.80%) Power BI
2 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.32%) MS Access
5 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.16%) Xcode
General
1 63 (10.13%) Finance
2 42 (6.75%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.02%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.57%) Banking
5 14 (2.25%) Retail
6 13 (2.09%) Publishing
7 10 (1.61%) Back Office
8 8 (1.29%) Law
8 8 (1.29%) Marketing
9 6 (0.96%) Legal
9 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.64%) Front Office
10 4 (0.64%) Games
11 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.48%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) German Language
12 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.77%) HTML
1 11 (1.77%) Web Services
2 8 (1.29%) .NET
3 4 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (0.64%) jQuery
3 4 (0.64%) Middleware
4 3 (0.48%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.48%) CSS
5 2 (0.32%) COM
6 1 (0.16%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.16%) HTML5
6 1 (0.16%) JSON
6 1 (0.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.14%) Driving Licence
2 31 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.66%) Blackberry
3 29 (4.66%) iPad
4 20 (3.22%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.57%) iPhone
6 15 (2.41%) CMDB
7 11 (1.77%) User Experience
8 9 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.45%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.45%) Statistics
9 7 (1.13%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.13%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.80%) Biotechnology
10 5 (0.80%) FMCG
10 5 (0.80%) Replication
10 5 (0.80%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.64%) EPoS
11 4 (0.64%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 449 (72.19%) Windows
2 221 (35.53%) Windows Server
3 165 (26.53%) Windows 7
4 128 (20.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 84 (13.50%) Windows 8
7 71 (11.41%) Windows 10
8 55 (8.84%) Linux
9 47 (7.56%) Windows XP
10 46 (7.40%) Android
11 36 (5.79%) Apple iOS
11 36 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (4.02%) Mac OS X
13 24 (3.86%) Unix
14 17 (2.73%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.45%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.64%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (14.47%) ITIL
2 33 (5.31%) Service Delivery
3 28 (4.50%) Service Management
4 23 (3.70%) CRM
5 21 (3.38%) Time Management
6 18 (2.89%) Asset Management
7 17 (2.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (2.57%) ERP
9 15 (2.41%) Line Management
10 14 (2.25%) Project Management
11 13 (2.09%) Data Protection
12 12 (1.93%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (1.93%) Mentoring
12 12 (1.93%) Web Filtering
13 11 (1.77%) Business Continuity
13 11 (1.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (1.61%) Change Control
14 10 (1.61%) Network Planning
15 9 (1.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (1.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 59 (9.49%) SQL
2 8 (1.29%) C
2 8 (1.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (0.96%) C#
3 6 (0.96%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.64%) Java
4 4 (0.64%) PHP
4 4 (0.64%) RPG
5 3 (0.48%) C++
5 3 (0.48%) VBScript
6 2 (0.32%) Python
6 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (6.75%) MCSE
3 41 (6.59%) Degree
4 38 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (5.31%) CCNA
6 21 (3.38%) MCSA
7 18 (2.89%) MCP
8 16 (2.57%) A+ Certification
9 14 (2.25%) MCITP
10 11 (1.77%) CCNP
11 10 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (1.29%) CCVP
13 8 (1.29%) DBS Check
13 8 (1.29%) Network+ Certification
13 8 (1.29%) Security Cleared
13 8 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.96%) MCTS
14 6 (0.96%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.48%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 353 (56.75%) Active Directory
2 102 (16.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (14.47%) Hyper-V
4 26 (4.18%) Terminal Services
5 11 (1.77%) XenApp
6 10 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.45%) BitLocker
8 7 (1.13%) vSphere
9 6 (0.96%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.48%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.05%) SCCM
2 18 (2.89%) Backup Exec
3 6 (0.96%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.80%) PaperCut
4 5 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.80%) WSUS
5 4 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.32%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.32%) Casper Suite
7 2 (0.32%) Malwarebytes
7 2 (0.32%) SCOM
7 2 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 298 (47.91%) Microsoft
2 156 (25.08%) VMware
3 91 (14.63%) Cisco
4 85 (13.67%) Citrix
5 49 (7.88%) Apple
6 36 (5.79%) HP
7 20 (3.22%) Dell
8 19 (3.05%) Intel Security
9 17 (2.73%) Sage
9 17 (2.73%) Veeam
10 11 (1.77%) Google
11 10 (1.61%) MobileIron
11 10 (1.61%) Sophos
11 10 (1.61%) ZyXEL
12 8 (1.29%) NetApp
12 8 (1.29%) Speakerbus
12 8 (1.29%) Symantec
13 7 (1.13%) Adobe
13 7 (1.13%) Avaya
13 7 (1.13%) SAP
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